Gambia

29-Nov-2019

Gambia - Trans-Gambia Corridor Project (Phase I) Construction Of The Trans-Gambia Bridge And River Crossing Improvement - Project Appraisal Report

The Board would recall the approval, on 12 July 20171, of the cooperation framework between the European Commission ("EC") and the Bank for indirect management, referred to as PAGODA2. PAGODA is an agreement concluded within the framework of the Africa Investment Platform ("AIP") under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF – 2014-2020). The purpose of this Addendum is to seek Board approval to use the resources mobilized from AIP toward the Trans Gambia River Crossing Project which will involve the strengthening of a 24 km road from Farafenni –Senoba in The Gambia and any gap that may...
22-Nov-2019

EOI - Gambia - Hygiene Promotion and Education consultancy - CSRWASHDEP

The Government of the Gambia has received financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of The Climate Smart Rural WASH Development Project and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this Grant to payments under the contract for Recruitment of a Consulting Firm for the Hygiene Promotion and Education component of the project. This Request for Expression of Interest follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for the above project which appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website: http://www.afdb.org and in the United Nations Development Business...
13-Nov-2019

Multinational Project - African Center for Disease Control - West Africa (ACDC-WA) - P-Z1-IBE-017 - ESMF

Environmental and Social Management Framework (ESMF) outlining a set of procedures, methodologies and management measures to ensure that the environmental and social impacts of the program “sub-projects” are addressed in an appropriate manner. Burkina Faso - Plan triennal de gestion des déchets biomédicaux 2018-2020 Burkina Faso - Guide de gestion des déchets biomédicaux issus des campagnes de prévention et de traitement de masse Niger - Plan de Gestion des Déchets Dangereux (PGDD) - Projet régional d’amélioration des systèmes de surveillance des...
12-Nov-2019

GPN - Gambia - Electricity Access Project

The Republic of The Gambia has received an ADF and TSF-Pillar 1 grant (respectively UA2.77 million and UA9.83 million) from the African Development Bank to finance The Gambia Electricity Access Project. The Purpose of the project is to increase the Gambian population's access to affordable and reliable electricity services. The Project will be implemented within four (04) years, beginning November 2019.
24-Oct-2019

EOI - Gambia - Consulting Firm to conduct network security audit for the Gambia Revenue Authority (GRA) - ISEFG Phase III

The Government of the Gambia has received financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Institutional Support for Economic and Financial Governance (ISEFG) Phase III Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this grant to payments under the contract for Recruitment of a Consulting Firm to conduct network security audit for GRA.
14-Oct-2019

EOI - Gambia - Water supply Network Design and Supervision

The Government of the Gambia has received financing from the African Development Bank towards the cost of The Climate Smart Rural WASH Development Project, and intends to apply part of the agreed amount for this Grant to payments under the contract for Recruitment of a Consulting Firm for the Design and Supervision of the Water Supply infrastructure component of the project. This Request for Expression of Interest follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for the above project which appeared on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website: http://www.afdb.org and in the United...
10-Oct-2019

Republic of the Gambia - The Gambia Electricity Access Project (GEAP) - Project Appraisal Reports

The Gambia Electricity Access Project’s ultimate objective is to increase the Gambian population's access to affordable and reliable electricity services. It will involve the construction of Medium and Low Voltage lines, erection of transformers and connection of customers in Lower River, North Bank, Central River, and West Coast regions. From the OMVG Energy Project’s two substations (Brikama and Soma), under physical implementation, the project will provide people (men and women) with electricity access and improve the performance of the National Water and Electricity Company (NAWEC) by...
08-Oct-2019

EOI - Gambia - Drafting of regulations and guidelines for the full implementation of UN and FATF requirements on prevention of terrorism and terrorism financing - IGPISP

The Financial Intelligence Unit of The Gambia (FIU) is an agency established by the Government of the Republic of The Gambia to combat Money Laundering, Terrorism Financing and other Criminal Conducts as provided in the Anti-Money Laundering and Combating of Terrorist Financing (AML/CTF) Act 2012. The FIU works closely with the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) style regional body called the Inter-Governmental Action Group Against Money Laundering in West Africa (GIABA) for the full implementation of the FATF requirements on the prevention of money laundering and terrorism financing. Part...
05-Sep-2019

Multinational - Strengthening West Africa’s Public Health Systems Response to the Ebola Crisis (SWAPHS) - Appraisal Report

The objective of the project is to contribute to ongoing efforts to reduce morbidity, mortality and to break the chain of transmission of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) by strengthening sub-regional public health systems. In the short term, the Bank’s assistance will support the EVD Outbreak Response Plan of West Africa (July to December 2014). The main objectives of this plan are to:i) Stop transmission of EVD in the affected countries through scaling up effective evidence-based outbreak control measures and ii) Prevent the spread of EVD to at-risk neighbouring countries by strengthening...
27-Aug-2019

Gambia - Lowland Agricultural Development Programme (LADEP) - Programme Completion Report

The Gambia has the potential to produce rice competitively if it focuses on the appropriate ecology, adopts suitable technology and improves institutional framework and support services. The enclave project approach of earlier interventions had little success in promoting the development of the necessary policy and institutional framework for supporting agricultural development. While earlier projects temporarily increased rice output, the interventions were not sustainable. Thus, a programme-type approach, focusing on long-term sustainability, with phased development, based on a supportive...
21-Aug-2019

Senegal-Guinea-Gambia-Guinea Bissau - Natural Resource Development and Management Project /PMVGRN-OMVG - Project Completion Report (PCR)

The Gambia River Basin Development Organization (OMVG) brings together Senegal, Gambia, Guinea and Guinea Bissau. Its mission is to promote the rational management of shared river basins in order to durably tackle the huge environmental and economic challenges facing the four member countries. After developing a baseline case and analyzing the potentials and constraints of the project area, OMVG prepared a master plan of the Kayanga - Geba and Kloliba - Kourubal river basins that was re-updated in 1999. The master plan defined a programme up to 2015 covering the agriculture, water, energy,...
06-Aug-2019

SPN - Gambia - Pavement strengthening of The Trans-Gambia Highway

This Invitation for Bids follows the General Procurement Notice (GPN) for this project that appeared in UNDB online AfDB137-06/12 of 19 June 2012 on-line and on the African Development Bank Group’s Internet Website. (www.afdb.org). The Republic of The Gambia has received grant financing of EUR 16 Million from the European Commission (EU) through the African Development Bank (AfDB) toward the cost of the Trans-Gambia Corridor Project. The Government intends to apply part of the approved amount of this grant for payments under the contract for Road Works – Pavement Strengthening of Trans-...
31-Jul-2019

EOI – Gambia - Consultancy for Transaction Advisory Services - Trans-Gambia Corridor Project

The Republic of The Gambia is expecting financing from the African Development Bank toward the cost of the Trans-Gambia Corridor Project, Phase II: Gambia Bridge Ancillary (1) Preparatory Studies, and intends to apply part of this grant to payments under the contract for Consultancy for PPP Transaction Advisory Services.
26-Jul-2019

Tripartite Signing Ceremony of the African Development Bank-funded Project: Greater Banjul Area: Sustainable Urban Development Programme 2020-40 (GBA-SUDP)

The African Development Bank has extended a $3 million grant from the Transition Support Facility (TSF) to the Republic of The Gambia for sustainable urban development of the greater Banjul Area. The activities will include capacity building and the formulation of a master plan for urban development using digital technologies which are intended to greatly improve the operational efficiency of the three municipalities (Banjul, Kanifing and Brikama), and also provide support to the Banjul port expansion. The Greater Banjul Area: Sustainable Urban Development Programme 2020-40 will serve...
13-Jun-2019

Gambia President Adama Barrow awarded the Great Builder Super Prize – The Africa Road Builders Babacar Ndiaye Trophy 2019

At a ceremony held on the sidelines of the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank Group on Wednesday, 12 June, the president of Gambia, Adama Barrow, was awarded the Great Builder Super Prize – The Africa Road Builders Babacar Ndiaye Trophy 2019, for his personal leadership in building the Senegambia bridge that links Gambia to Senegal. Mamburay Njie, Gambian Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, representing his Head of State, said: "It is a great honour to receive this award on behalf of his Excellency, President Adama Barrow, who humbly accepts it in recognition of his...
12-Jun-2019

Multinational - OMVG Energy Project – Summary FRP

The Gambia River Basin Development Organization Energy Project (OMVG Energy Project) involves the following four countries: Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau and Senegal. This subregional organization is the executing agency for integrated development programmes in the region, and focuses particularly on the rational management of the joint resources of Rivers Gambia, Kayanga-Géba and Koliba-Corubal, whose basins have power-generating potential.
01-Jun-2019

WAPP-Regional Electricity Access Project – Phase I - ESMF

The Gambia, Guinea Bissau, and Mali are to prepare for the West Africa Power Pool (WAPP) of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS)-Regional Electricity Access Project (Phase 1) for World Bank financing. The Project objective is to increase access to reliable energy services in the three countries and to enable crossborder electrification in those countries.
20-May-2019

The Gambia - Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Project - PCR

17-May-2019

West Africa Policy Notes - Note 3, Septembre 2015

The African Development Bank’s West Africa Department covers fourteen countries from Senegal to Benin. Its mission is to conduct dialogue with these countries, programme activities therein, allocate resources to various sectors of activity and define country-level and regional lending as well as work programmes. The Department’s main outputs are Economic and Sector Works, Country Strategies, Country Portfolio Performance Reviews, Country Economic Reviews. It also coordinates country portfolio management efforts, contributes to sector analytical works, supports regional organisations and...
08-Apr-2019

Trans-Gambia Bridge